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Media Lab Equipment

All Media Lab computers include specialized software for working with multimedia files. The Media Lab currently has three PCs and two Mac Pros for UNLV students, faculty, and staff to use on their multimedia projects. Each workstation is available on a first-come, first serve basis. Computers must be "checked out" at the Media Resources Desk using your RebelCard.

PC Hardware

Media Lab PC workstation

  • Processor: Intel Core i7 2600 3.40GHz
  • RAM: 16GB
  • Hard Drive: 1TB
  • Optical Drive: CD/DVD RW
  • Ports
    • 2 USB 2.0 (front)
    • 2 USB 3.0 (rear)
    • 2 firewire (rear)
    • 1 headphone (front)
    • 1 mic (front)
  • Multi-Card Reader
    • MS/Pro/Duo/ProDuo
    • SD/Mini/HC/Mini
    • HC/MMC/RS/Plus/Mobile
    • xD
    • CF/I/II/MD
  • Monitor: 30" LCD Flat Panel

PC Software

  • Microsoft Windows 7 Professional
  • Microsoft Office 2010
    • Access
    • Excel
    • PowerPoint
    • Publisher
    • Word
  • Adobe Creative Suite 6 Production Premium
    • After Effects
    • Audition
    • Encore
    • Flash
    • Illustrator
    • Photoshop
    • Premiere Pro
  • Pinnacle Studio 15
  • Audacity
  • Cam Studio
  • Windows Photo Story
  • InfraRecorder

Mac Pro Hardware

Media Lab Mac workstation

  • Processor: Dual Intel Xeon 2.66GHz
  • RAM: 12GB
  • Hard Drive: 1TB
  • Optical Drive: CD/DVD RW
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon HD 5770 1GB
  • Ports
    • 2 USB 2.0 (front)
    • 2 firewire (front)
    • 1 headphone/mic (front)
  • Monitor: 30" LCD Flat Panel

Mac Software

  • Mac OS 10.10 (Yosemite)
  • iLife
    • iMovie
    • iDVD
    • iPhoto
    • GarageBand
    • iWeb
  • Final Cut 10
  • Motion 5
  • Compressor 4
  • Adobe Photoshop CS5
  • Audacity
  • Handbrake

Large Format Printing

Epson Stylus 9900 large format printer

Large format printing is available at the Media Lab for students, faculty, and staff. The Media Lab features an Epson Stylus Pro 9900 that can produce full color prints 36 inches wide by as long as needed. Printouts cost $4 per square foot. All charges will be added to your library account and can be paid at the circulation desk in Lied Library.  Faculty and staff may pay via inter-departmental requisition.  Large format printing is available Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 5:00pm. Staff assistance is required and a RebelCard with an activated library bar code is needed to print.


Other Equipment Available

* Available at the Media Resources Desk